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Rcher's concerns are for his own wife Lucie who recently lost the child she carried Then a fire breaks out at the bishop's town houseand the body of a murdered woman turns up in the charred ruins Now forced to investigate Wykeham's case the one e. I couldn t decide how to rate this one but choose to go with the high points as it did keep me reading at a uick pace eager to see the conclusion It was well researched the historical points that have some uestion were decided clearly I enjoyed a couple of the characters immensely especially The Riverwoman Magda There was a bit too much physical description of nastiness for my taste but it surely put me right into the moment The main trouble for me was Owen Archer himselfI m not too sure I like him He s uick enough sure enough for his role but he seemed a very selfish man at times aren t we all though and there was a bit of harping on his wife s illnesshonestly he couldn t have solved things nearly so well without her I read reviews on and see that this might not have been the best of the book series and will certainly give it a second go

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The Cross Legged Knight

Yed agent soon finds himself entangled in a dark scheme that involves knights bishops even kings This plot can bring death into his very home unless Archer sets a trap so cunning that no killer no matter how influential and powerful can ever esca. Owen is home and has been for a while Lucie has lost a pregnancy due to a fall and is uite depressed even some time later worrying most everyone A friend s father has died in captivity after the ransom to the French went awry The family blames the Bishop of Winchester and Owen is forced to protect him from unseen threats from the Lancastrian allies of the family A fire at a home the bishop rents out kills a woman who once helped Lucie Lucie and Owen are out of sync which is annoying given the last two books had them in different countries Never really find out the whole motive Not my favorite in the series

Summary The Cross Legged Knight

York England October of 1371 A series of accidents is making William of Wykeham bishop of Winchester paranoid than usual Terrified that the family of a wealthy knight wants to assassinate him he reuests the aid of Owen Archer the master spy But A. I always enjoy reading books by Candace Robb and this book was no different The characters and story kept me reading without taking a break


10 thoughts on “The Cross Legged Knight

  1. says:

    I came to number eight in the series late due to cost Then finally the two Owen Archer books I had yet to read became available on Kindle Unlimited These books are rich in historic detail something I appreciate A death mixed with fire present complicated mystery to untangle for Owen and Lucie who is physically and emotionally hurting throughout the tale after a recent miscarriage

  2. says:

    1371 William of Wykeham Bishop of Winchester arrives in York with the remains of Sir Ranulf Pagnell His arrivals brings tension to York but soon the burning of one of his homes uncovers a dead female Owen Archer investigates

  3. says:

    I always enjoy reading books by Candace Robb and this book was no different The characters and story kept me reading without taking a break

  4. says:

    I really enjoyed the help that Owen got in this bookI enjoyed the characters of York helping out in this book Ow

  5. says:

    I couldn't decide how to rate this one but choose to go with the high points as it did keep me reading at a uick pace eager to see th

  6. says:

    I first read this book in 2015 and enjoyed it I enjoyed reading it againCandace Robb writes so well one becomes involved in the storyMs Robb adds substance to the prime characters in each storyHere Owen has to provide secu

  7. says:

    This book had been on my to read list for so long that I no longer have any recollection why it made it on there in the firs

  8. says:

    The Cross legged Knight by Candace Robb in the 8th in the Owen Archer series This is one of my favorite medieval mystery series because Candace Robb not only evokes the 14th c city of York in such detail but has managed to

  9. says:

    Owen is home and has been for a while Lucie has lost a pregnancy due to a fall and is uite depressed even some time later worrying most everyone A friend's father has died in captivity after the ransom to the French went awry The family blames

  10. says:

    This is my first Owen Archer novel although I think its the sixth in the series I was able to jump right in without an issue; despite the fact that there was so much rich history behind these charactersThis was a very good medieval mystery with

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